Wesley United Methodist Church (566 North 5th Street San Jose, CA 95112)

Director of Spiritual Formation, Community Engagement, and Music: I have three main roles on the staff of Wesley United Methodist Church: As Director of Spiritual Formation, I supervise adult education and small group gatherings. As Director of Community Engagement I work on our outreach programs like feeding the homeless, afterschool tutoring, ESL, advocating for justice, and more. As Director of Music I direct our choir, oversee our Praise Band and other musical groups, and work on planning our Sunday worship services. I also regularly speak for worship and other events.

Description: 9:00 am arrival, introductions 9:15-9:45 tour of facilities, summary of my responsibilities 9:45-10:00 meet rest of staff, summary of their responsibilities 10:00-11:45: preparation for upcoming events and activities including: Community Service Group Studies Music performances 11:45 Lunch out at a Japantown restaurant 1:15 End of Job Shadow

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 9 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 3 0 3 Open

3marketeers Advertising, Inc. (6399 San Ignacio Ave., Suite 200 San Jose, CA 95119 USA)

CEO: CEO and Creative Director of Advertising Agency

Description: Students will observe an overview of the agency and our work and typical day. They will meet members of our design, content, programming, and account management teams. We will have pizza brought in, eat with students, then release students to continue interacting with team members.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 10 10 0 Closed

ABC7 News (KGO-TV) (900 Front Street San Francisco, CA 94111)

Vice President Community Affairs: Mimi Kwan handles community outreach and partnerships for ABC7 News, as well as local execution of global Disney-ABC initiatives. A graduate of Lynbrook High School and U.C. Berkeley, she is proud of her Bay Area roots.

Description: Students will tour the newsroom/content creation center and observe the 11AM Midday News live in the studio and outside the control room. There will be opportunities to snap photos on the studio set and Q&A with a newscaster or news manager.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 10 a.m. - noon 0 0 0 Closed

Children's Musical Theater of San Jose (1401 Parkmoor Avenue, Suite 100, San Jose, CA 95126)

Production Manager/Stage Manager: Production Manager - Manage all aspects of all productions put up by the company including but not limited to: contract designers; create and maintain budgets and schedules; setup video equipment; supervise lighting and sound departments. Stage Manager - Manage all aspects of one production including rehearsals, gathering of props, set pieces and costumes - working with the coordinators of those areas, developing the script in order to call the lighting/crew/video calls at the theater as the show is performed on stage.

Description: Tour the set shop and office. Discuss various careers in the Theater industry with focus on Production and Stage Management with time for Q&A. Have dinner with one of CMT's Stage Managers before observing rehearsals for the Rising Stars (ages 8-14) production of Godspell, the Mainstage (ages 14-20) production of In the Heights, and the Marquee production of Kinky Boots.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This Job Shadow is on WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020; NOT Monday, March 16, 2020. Please note that your host will provide and eat DINNER (not lunch) with you.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Wednesday, March 18 3:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. 3 3 0 Closed

MBA Architects (1176 Lincoln Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125)

Office Manager: The office manager (OM) is the administrative part of this company. OM is responsible for taking care of the people who work in the office, handling the company billing, interfacing with the architects and designers, and training the interns. Having a OM allows the architects time and ability to meet directly with their clients.

Description: Students will be in the office all morning. They will spend 15-20 minutes Individually with each staff member. Staff includes company president and principal architect, associate architect and intern architects. Students will also have an opportunity to see drawings, material samples and color boards.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 9:15 a.m. - 1 p.m. 2 2 0 Closed

San Jose Mercury News (4 North 2nd Street, San Jose, CA 95113 8th floor)

Breaking News Editor: I'm in charge of the breaking news reporters.

Description: The students will attend a morning meeting where editors talk about the top stories of the day. I'll talk to them about the state of modern journalism and what it's like to work at the Mercury News, and will set up meetings with a couple of reporters.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 5 5 0 Closed

Santa Clara County Office of Education (1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95112)

Digital Media Operations Coordinator: Produce Television and video programming for education and training.

Description: Tour of TV studio, hands on experience operating TV cameras, video production equipment. Learn about video editing and graphics.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 10 a.m. - noon 4 4 0 Closed

UChannelTV (1177 Laurelwood Road Santa Clara, CA 95054)

Development Project Director: TV station behind the scene, incl. daily news program producing procedure, studio setting, lighting, audio, video editing, design team contribution, broad casting, promotion, etc.

Description: Briefing the program producing procedure, Watching recording, editing daily news.

Date Time Total Slots Slots Taken Slots Left Status
Monday, March 16 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 5 5 0 Closed

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